Category Archive: just having fun

Lindy Hop at the Stag’s Head

Shooting New Year’s Day’s Vintage Jive and Lindy Hop was special because of everyone’s evident enjoyment. Not for these people the serene half-smiles of the tango dancer, the seriousness sometimes bordering on aggression… Continue reading

twelve-twelve-twelcome

Image: twelve-twelve-twelcome (c) Carole Edrich 2012 I was inspired to play with my images tonight because of a facebook contact’s update that claimed we’ll never have another symmetrical date again. Since this isn’t… Continue reading

Sunday Smiles

All Images: Smiling dancers at the Sunday milonga on HMS President I mislaid these images of tango dancers on HMS President for quite a while (long story) and only recently found them. I… Continue reading

Rain Dancers of Vuokatti

Both images: Strictly style dance competitors in the rain in Vuokatti, 2011 The weather has been horrible today – dull, grey, wet and far too cold – but I’m off to somewhere marginally… Continue reading

Tainted Virtue

Both images: Milo Miles in Tainted Virtue at the Brick House It was while talking to Milo and Leonardo at Top Hats and High Heels Cabaret at the Pleasance Theatre in the summer… Continue reading

Dancesation Expo Revisited

Young dancers at Dancesation Expo 2012 The article I wrote about Dancesation Expo, which was published in this month’s Dance Today, has been so well received that I thought I’d post some more… Continue reading

Dancing with Matt Goss

Above and below: Matt Goss at the Savoy Hotel London on Sunday 4th November. A surprise performance at the British Guild of Travel Writers’ Annual Dinner, sponsored by Las Vegas. The British Guild… Continue reading

Dancing together at Gawai in Sarawak #6

Both images: Dancers and visitors celebrate Gawai by dancing together. Sarawak, Malaysia In Sarawak everyone I met was friendly, making conversation was easy and all my questions were answered enthusiastically which meant I… Continue reading

More Dance from Egypt

All images: Dancers in the South Sinaii As well as the Sema (dance performed by whirling dervishes) we were treated to belly dance which a few braver audience members tried too, and a… Continue reading

Wanted; Miles More Cabaret Shows

Dancer from Milo Miles‘ Elysium I’m working on a feature about cabaret for Dance Today. The editor wants it to be mostly images so I’m processing the photos I’ve already taken while thinking… Continue reading